Leader

  • (noun): A featured article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers.
    Synonyms: drawing card, loss leader
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on leader:

Operation Red Dawn - POW Status
... was given the Prisoner of War status as he was the leader of the "old regime's military forces." The spokesman, Major Michael Shavers, said Saddam ... The International Committee of the Red Cross had asked to visit the former Iraqi leader as soon as possible ... for Saddam Hussein meant that the former Iraqi leader would be eligible to stand trial for war crimes ...
Yashwantrao Chavan
... He was a strong Congress leader, Co-operative leader, social activist and writer ... He was popularly known as Leader of Common People ...
Mohammed Omar - Leader of The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
... retrieve the cloak from the chest would be the great Leader of the Muslims, or "Amir al-Mu'minin" ... A "reclusive, pious and frugal" leader, Omar visited Kabul twice between 1996 to 2001 ...
Owen Arthur
... He has been Leader of the Opposition in Barbados since 2010 ... the 2008 general election, his party lost the elections to the Democratic Labour Party and their leader David Thompson ... Arthur stepped down as party leader, but remained the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Saint Peter ...
London Borough Of Lambeth - Civic Affairs - Mayor
... Executive and Opposition The council is run by a Leader and Cabinet, chaired by council leader Cllr Steve Reed ... The Leader of the Opposition is Cllr Ashley Lumsden (Liberal Democrat) and the Leader of the Conservative Opposition is Cllr John Whelan ...

More definitions of "leader":

  • (noun): A person who rules or guides or inspires others.

Famous quotes containing the word leader:

    People ask the difference between a leader and a boss.... The leader works in the open, and the boss in covert. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
    Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919)

    A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren’t still there, he’s no longer a political leader.
    Bernard Baruch (1870–1965)

    In Pierre Elliot Trudeau, Canada has at last produced a political leader worthy of assassination.
    Irving Layton (b. 1912)